Political Lobbying


Course Overview

Whether you’re a seasoned advocate looking to sharpen your skills or a newcomer eager to make your mark on the political landscape, this course offers valuable insight to enhance your political advocacy skills and make a meaningful impact.

This comprehensive course on Political Lobbying is designed to equip participants with the knowledge and skills necessary to effectively engage with both Houses of Parliament in the UK. Through a combination of theoretical insights and practical case studies, this course offers invaluable guidance on navigating the complex landscape of political advocacy.

The course begins by providing a detailed overview of the Houses of Parliament and the key procedures that lobbyists can leverage to maximize their impact. From understanding the legislative process to identifying strategic entry points for lobbying campaigns, participants will gain a solid foundation in parliamentary procedure and protocol.

Through interactive exercises and real-life scenarios, participants will learn firsthand the tried and tested techniques employed by seasoned professionals to influence policy decisions. From crafting persuasive arguments to building coalitions and alliances, each session is designed to sharpen participants’ advocacy skills and enhance their ability to drive meaningful change.

In addition to mastering the art of lobbying, participants will also gain insights into the broader political landscape and current policy issues facing the UK. Through in-depth discussions and analysis of contemporary case studies, participants will develop a nuanced understanding of how policy decisions are made and the factors that influence political outcomes.



" I found this course inspiring and I left feeling highly motivated. The trainer was very knowledgeable and I thoroughly enjoyed the day. Thank you!!"

Elaine van der Schaft - Campaigner, Rapid Response, Amnesty International

Participants will  receive professional guidance on how to engage with key stakeholders, including ministers, civil servants, and parliamentary staff.  From arranging successful ministerial meetings to effectively communicating with policymakers across Whitehall, participants will learn how to navigate the intricacies of government bureaucracy and maximize their impact.

By the end of this course, participants will not only have a comprehensive understanding of political lobbying but also a practical toolkit for driving change and influencing policy at the highest levels of government.



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